The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: staff member hospitalized, locked bike stolen

October 14, 2009

NU staff member taken to hospitalA Northwestern staff member was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning, police said.A staff member in Information Technology, 1800 Sherman Ave., felt nauseous and vomited around 10:30 a.m., said University Police Deputy Chief Dan McAleer.An ambulance arrived, and parame...

City: Swine flu shots on the way

Adam Sege

October 14, 2009

Evanston still awaits word on the arrival of H1N1 vaccines, said Evonda Thomas, the city's director of health and human services."We're just in a holding pattern right now," Thomas said. "We are still waiting to hear from the state."Although no specific dates have been provided to the city, the Health...

Hundo to close in March

Nathalie Tadena

October 14, 2009

The 1800 Club, 1800 Sherman Ave., will close in March 2010. The bar, popularly known as "Hundo," will end its lease in the Northwestern-owned building next year, said Dale Wright, the bar's general manager.NU purchased the building, located only blocks away from campus, in 2005 and will gain complete ...

ETHS board discusses minority conference, extracurricular representation

Amie Ninh

October 13, 2009

Issues of improving student involvement and achievement prompted discussions among board members, students and faculty at Evanston Township High School's board meeting Tuesday.Reports about extracurricular activities at ETHS and from a student conference for minorities held earlier this year both high...

Blotter: stolen rum, marijuana possession

October 12, 2009

Man steals three rum bottles from storeA man stole three bottles of alcohol from an Evanston grocery store Friday night, police said.A security guard at Food 4 Less, 2400 W. Main St., told police he saw a black man in his mid-20s try to steal four bottles of Bacardi liquor. The guard tried to stop th...